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Outstanding Rural Health Professional
This award is presented to a professional (e.g., manager, administrator, director, legislator, etc.) located
in rural North Dakota, who has demonstrated leadership in the delivery of rural health services, and is
unselfishly committed to making a significant and sustained impact on the health of their community and
2021 – William McKinnon, MD, Medical Director of Regional Operations for Altru Health
System Due to COVID-19 and the cancellation of the 2020 Dakota Conference, this award will be
presented in 2021.
2019 –Daniel Kelly, CEO/Administrator, McKenzie
County Health Systems
2018 –Theo Stoller, CEO of Jacobson Memorial
Care Center, Elgin
2017 –Roger Baier, Senior Director, Sanford
Mayville Medical Center, Mayville